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Taxodium distichum

Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.

Bald Cypress, Baldcypress, Common Bald Cypress, Southern Bald Cypress, Deciduous Cypress, Southern Cypress, Swamp Cypress, Red Cypress, White Cypress, Yellow Cypress, Gulf Cypress, Tidewater Red Cypress

Cupressaceae (Cypress Family)

USDA Symbol: TADI2

Taxodium distichum (Bald cypress) #44543

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Long
State: GA
Location Notes: Giant old growth tree no. 2, Altamaha River floodplain.
Accession date: 2015-05-12
Filename: A_C_IMG2553.JPG
Slide Index: 6324000983_b96eb6ff0c_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Steve Bowling admiring the root flare of a specimen tree. Photographer's note: "This very large bald cypress is completely hollow all the way to the top. I bet 20 people would fit inside the tree. This old growth forest is so impressive. It is so fortunate that this forest is now on protected lands.."
Date Taken: 2011-11-06
NPIN Image Id: 44543

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Date: 2015-05-12

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